Spherion is recruiting for a Purchasing Assistant for a local offshore marine services company located in Broussard, LA. M-F 8a-5p$13.00-$15.00 DOEThe Purchasing Assistant is responsible for completing expenses by receiving, processing, verifying, and reconciling supplier invoices. The Purchasing Assistant must maintain communication between Project Managers, Project Accountants, Accounts Payable, Purchasing, and suppliers, to purchase order processing needs are met timely and accurately.Responsibilities:Specific responsibilities may include:Prepare purchase and verify orders for services on projects.Assist Accounts Payable with receiving and matching up invoices for processing.Assist with new supplier setup, data entry.Assist accounting with Purchase Order processing, and month end closings.Perform filing and copying as necessary.Other duties as assigned.Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PMSkills:Excellent writing and organizational skills with attention to detail.Ability to work independently, but also as an integral team member.Education:No Degree RequiredExperience:1-4 yearsQualifications:Accounting or Business degree preferred, but not requiredMinimum2-3 years of relevant experience.Experience working in an ISO 9001, ISO 14001, and/or OHSAS 18001 environment a plus.Intermediate to advanced experience in Microsoft Excel, Adobe Acrobat, Outlook, and fully integrated financial accounting software. Apply online with your current resume today!Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. No one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.